How the Cybersecurity Industry Changed in 2020

As a result of the global pandemic, rapid digital transformation has shifted the cybersecurity landscape into uncharted territory. The massive influx of data to the cloud as a result of the shift to remote work environments has amplified Zero Trust frameworks across the globe.

In the interview below, Richard Stiennon, chief research analyst at IT-Harvest and a founding member of The Analyst Syndicate, discusses the evolution of the cyber world as a result of the pandemic. He places emphasis on how remote work has led to increased exposures, especially as it relates to an acceleration of RDP usage and consequent ransomware attacks.

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Richard will provide insights into the history of the IT security industry and highlight some surprising growth he’s seen in several sectors despite the constraints of COVID-19 during his session “How the Cybersecurity Industry Changed in 2020” at Cybersecurity 2021 on March 5.

Those who attend his keynote session live will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win his latest security novel “Security Yearbook 2020: A History and Directory of the IT Security Industry.” 

To see the full agenda and register for free, visit the Cybersecurity 2021 website.